Ramirez was temporarily demoted to the minors, but was expected to return once rosters expanded. He's expected to pitch out of the bullpen going forward.
Paxton was temporarily demoted to the minors in order to make room on the active roster. With September call-ups active, the club brought him back up. Paxton has a 1.83 ERA over 39 1/3 innings.
Kohn was optioned to Triple-A in July. He posted a 3.04 ERA over 23 2/3 innings in the majors. He has a career 3.67 ERA over 110 1/3 innings.
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Workman was sent down recently, and can't be called up until Wednesday at the earliest. If he comes back, Workman would take on the Yankees. Workman has a 4.93 ERA over 73 innings.
Willingham wasn't in the team's starting lineup, but could come off the bench. He felt no pain swinging Tuesday. Willingham received a shot to help him deal with the discomfort. He said he could come off the bench to pinch hit.
Owings has been out since late June due to his injury, while Pollock's has kept him out since late May.
Morton tossed a simulated game at Busch Stadium Tuesday, and is set for another next Tuesday as well. He will also through a side session with coaches watching Thursday or Friday prior to his second simulated game, after which the next step will be determined. He has been out since Aug. 15 as a result of the injury.
Wong admitted his neck was still sore even though he got into Monday's game, though it is clearly improved enough for him to be available. At this point, he is considered day to day moving forward.
Shuck was sent back to Triple-A in early August after hitting .167 over 84 at-bats in the majors. He's a career .272 hitter over 602 at-bats.